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Tricolored Heron

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Egretta tricolor Scientific name
Pelicaniformes Order
Ardeidae Family
 56 to 76cm. (Wingspan 90-100cm) Length
Lakes, pool, wetlands, lagoons, estuaries, rivers, streams. Range:- Gulf states of the USA and northern Mexico south through Central America and the Caribbean to central Brazil and Peru. Habitat
 3-7 eggs, incubation, by both parents, 20-22 days, fledging 22-30 days. Clutch
Fish, reptiles, amphibians, mammals, birds, chicks, crustaceans & large insects. Food  
3688 - TSN: 174826 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

AKA:- Creoles and Pidgins, French-based (Other): kwabye 
Czech: Volavka tríbarvá, volavka tříbarvá
Danish: Trefarvet Hejre
German: Dreifarbenreiher
English: Louisiana Heron, Red-necked Heron, Tricolored Heron, Tricolored or Louisiana Heron, Tricoloured Heron
Spanish: Garceta Tricolor, Garza de Vientre Blanco, Garza Pechiblanca, Garza Pechiblanco, Garza tricolor
Spanish (Chile): Garza tricolor
Spanish (Colombia): Garza Tricolor
Spanish (Costa Rica): Garceta Tricolor
Spanish (Cuba): Garza de Vientre Blanco
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Garza Pechiblanco, Garza Tricolor
Spanish (Honduras): Garza tricolor
Spanish (Mexico): garceta tricolor, Garza Tricolor
Spanish (Nicaragua): Garceta Tricolor
Spanish (Venezuela): Garza Pechiblanca


Egretta tricolor
Egretta tricolor tricolor
NE Venezuela and the Guianas to s Peru and ne Brazil; Trinidad
Egretta tricolor occidentalis
Egretta tricolor ruficollis
Tropical s US to Colombia, nw Venezuela and West Indies

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